Colorado Rockies

Colorado Rockies vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

The Colorado Rockies and the Los Angeles Dodgers face off on Saturday at Coors Field for game two of their NL West series. The Dodgers are -130 favorites over the Rockies. The Colorado Rockies having been slumping badly and now they have been losing at home where they have had a lot of success this season. On Friday Drew Stubbs had two hits including a home run and Troy Tulowitzki and Charlie Culberson each had two hits as the Rockies scored two runs on nine hits. Starting pitcher Eddie Butler allowed 10 hits and six earned runs while striking out two over 5.1 innings to take the loss. For Saturday’s game the Rockies start Jhoulys Chacin who doesn’t have a win this season. For the season Chacin has allowed 33 hits and 20 earned runs while striking out 20 over 32.2 innings for a 0-4 record and a 5.51 ERA. Read More

Colorado Rockies vs. New York Mets

The Colorado Rockies and the New York Mets face off on Friday in game two of their series at Coors Field. The Rockies are -135 favorites over the Mets with an over/under run total set at 9. The Colorado Rockies jumped out to a big lead on Thursday and they made it hold up as they took game of the series against the Mets. Carlos Gonzalez hit a home run, Corey Dickrson had three hits, and Troy Tulowitzki had two hits as the Rockies scored seven runs on 11 hits. Starting pitcher Juan Nicasio allowed three hits and struck out two over 7.0 innings to get the win and go to 3-1 for the season. For Friday’s game the Rockies start Jorge De La Rosa who has won his last two starts. For the season De la Rosa has allowed 28 hits and 18 runs while striking out 28 over Read More

Colorado Rockies vs. St. Louis Cardinals

The Colorado Rockies and the St. Louis Cardinals face off on Wednesday at Coors Field for game three of their series. The Cardinals are -143 favorites over the Rockies with an over/under run total set at 8.5. The Rockies kept the Cardinals bats in check on but they had not such luck on Tuesday. Michael Cuddyer had two hits and D.J. Lemahieu and Yorvit Torreabla were among those getting hits as the Rockies scored four runs on nine hits in all. Starting pitcher Juan Nicasio didn’t last long as he allowed eight hits and eight runs in 2.2 innings. For Wednesday’s game the Rockies start Tyler Chatwood who is 7-4 with a 3.20 ERA but he hasn’t had a decision in his last three starts. The St. Louis Cardinals fell to the Rockies on Monday but they left no doubts on Tuesday as the pounded the Rockies. Matt Holliday hit Read More

Colorado Rockies vs. Milwaukee Brewers

The Colorado Rockies and the Milwaukee Brewers face off on Saturday at Coors Field in game two of their series. The Rockies are -120 favorites over the Brewers with an over/under run total set at 10. The Colorado Rockies jumped all over the Brewers on Friday night and cruised to a win. Todd Helton and Nolan Arenado each had two hits and Troy Tulowitzki and Michael Cuddyer each had hits as the Rockies scored eight runs on nine hits. Starting pitcher Tyler Chatwood allowed six hits and two earned runs while striking out 11 over 7.0 innings to get the win and go to 7-3 on the season. For Saturday’s game the Rockies start Collin McHugh, who replaces the injured Drew Pomeranz. McHugh was last on the Mets and this will be his first start for the Rockies. The Milwaukee Brewers fell behind early on Friday and were never really Read More

Colorado Rockies vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

The Colorado Rockies and the Los Angeles Dodgers meet for game three of their weekend series in Colorado with the series tied at a game each. The Rockies are -155 favorites over the Dodgers with an over/under run total set at 10. The Colorado Rockies needed extra innings to get it done on Saturday but they battled all of the way getting the win. Carlos Gonzalez and Michael Cuddyer each had two hits including home runs while Dexter Fowler, Troy Tulowitzki, Nolan Arenado, and Yorvit Torreable each had two hits as the Rickies scored seven runs on 14 hits. Johoulys Chacin was the starting pitcher for the Rockies and he allowed nine hits and five runs while striking out two over 6.0 innings but he didn’t factor in the decision as Matt Belisle picked up the win to raise his record to 3-2 on the year. For Sunday’s game the Read More

Houston Astros vs. Colorado Rockies

The Houston Astros and the Colorado Rockies face off on Tuesday afternoon in game two of their interleague series. The Rockies are -160 favorites over the Rockies with an over/under run total set at 9. The Houston Astros moved a game further from the worst record in the Majors as they got the series-opening win on Monday in extra innings against the Rockies. Jose Altuve had two hits, Carlos Pena had a hit and two RBI’s, and Jason Castro had a hit and scored a run as the Astros scored three runs on nine hits. Starting pitcher Bud Norris allowed eight hits and two runs while striking out three over 7.0 innings but he didn’t factor in the decision as Paul Clemens got the win to go to 2-2 on the year. For Tuesday’s game the Astros start Jordan Lyles who has a winning record despite playing for a team Read More

Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Colorado Rockies

The Los Angles Dodgers and the Colorado Rockies face off on Monday in game one of their National League West series. The Dodgers are -136 favorites over the Rockies with an over/under run total set at 8. The Los Angeles Dodgers have high expectations this year but thus far they haven’t played out on the field. The Dodgers are 5-5 in their last 10 games, 6-6 at home this season, and they are 2.5 games back in the division standings. As a team the Dodgers are hitting .250 with Mark Ellis hitting .342, Adrian Gonzalez hitting .337, and Carl Crawford hitting .307. The Dodgers opponents are hitting .247 and the Los Angeles pitching staff has an ERA of 3.82. For game one against the Rockies the Dodgers start Ted Lilly who pitched well in his first outing but he got a no decision. In his one outing Lilly allowed six Read More

Colorado Rockies vs. San Diego Padres

The San Diego Padres and the Colorado Rockies face off on Saturday Night in game two of their series at Petco Park. The Padres are -113 favorites over the Rockies with an over/under run total set at 7. The San Diego Padres struggles continued on Friday as they fought the good fight but in the end just didn’t have enough to get their third win of the year. Yonder Alonso hit his second home run of the season and Nick Hundley and Will Venable each had two hits as the Padres scored five runs on nine hits in all. Starter Tyson Ross pitched well allowing five hits and three runs and striking out eight over 5.1 innings but he got a no decision as Luke Gregorson got the blown save and Huston Street took the loss allowing two home runs in the ninth inning. For Saturday’s game the Padres start Read More

Colorado Rockies vs. Philadelphia Phillies

The Colorado Rockies and the Philadelphia Phillies meet on Friday at Coors Field in a battle of last place teams.  The Phillies are -150 favorites over the Rockies with an over/under run total set at 10. It has been an awful year for the Colorado Rockies as not only are they losing they don’t appear to have any direction except headed downward. The Rockies are 4-6 in their last 10 games, 18-25 at home this season, and they are in last place and 13 games back in the N.L. West. As a team the Rockies are hitting .268 with Carlos Gonzalez hitting .330, Tyler Colvin hitting .305, and Dexter Fowler hitting .300. As a team the Rockies pitching staff has an ERA of 5.26 with the starters at dreadful 6.11 and the bullpen at 4.09. For game one against the Phillies Colorado starts Christian Friedrich who has lost his last Read More

St. Louis Cardinals vs. Colorado Rockies

The St. Louis Cardinals and the Colorado Rockies meet on Wednesday for game three of their series.  The Cardinals are -230 favorites over the Rockies with an over/under run total set at 9. The St. Louis Cardinals could get the bats going on Tuesday as they fell to the Rockies in a series in which all games should be winnable for them. Matt Holliday hit a two run home run, Jon Jay had two hits, and David Freese had a hit as the Cardinals scored two runs on nine hits. On the mound Joe Kelly allowed five hits and three runs, two of them earned while striking out five over six innings to take his first loss of the season. For Wednesday’s rematch St. Louis starts Adam Wainwright who has lost two of his last three decisions. For the season Wainwright has allowed 102 hits and 51 earned runs while Read More